Georgia Defeats South Carolina 97-76 - Recap

Georgia Defeats South Carolina 97-76 - Recap

The battle between Georgia and South Carolina didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as South Carolina was handed a 97-76 defeat on Wednesday at Stegeman Coliseum.

Georgia won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites.

Georgia got 22 points from Nemanja Djurisic and another 14 points from Kenny Gaines. Brandon Morris contributed 5 assists, while Donte' Williams cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

South Carolina got 26 points from Sindarius Thornwell in a losing cause and another 18 points from Brenton Williams. Sindarius Thornwell contributed 4 assists for them, while Michael Carrera had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Georgia were victorious, as the score was 45-34 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Georgia as they grabbed 39 boards, while South Carolina only had 27.